desert tent

desert tent


In the past, tents or yurts were used as the main dwelling of nomadic tribes. Spread all over the world, such as Native Americans, nomads in Mongolia (Nomadic Mongolia), nomads in Tibet (Nomadic Tibet), Inuit (Inuit), nomads (nomads) and Sami (Sami) Traditional tents differ in style and material. Depending on the use and the environment in which the tribe lives.

Therefore we would like to invite you to visit different types of tribal tents. This in addition to being recorded in significant history also reflects the nomadic Aboriginal lifestyle of the past as well. (Some of them are still in use today!!!) If you know more about tribal tents than this article. Don’t forget to share the information with your friends. Travelers on our page at


Nomadic yurts  or  Tibetan nomads are important dwellings  of nomads in the mountainous regions of  Central Asia , commonly seen in Tibet (  Tibet). Rectangular. The upper part of the tent has an opening.  Large tents used for ventilation and smoke are usually made  of 8 to 12 wooden poles and woven from  hand-spun yak wool. So it took about a year. To make a medium Bedouin tent 

Because the nomads  are usually very poor and so given  a small amount of personal belongings, but what is interesting is that almost  every tent has a picture  of the local lama, the 14th Dalai Lama and a thangka, or put canvas, which is a mural on silk. Beliefs about  Vajrayana  Buddhism are also hung inside the tent.

For many years, the Chinese authorities have migrated many  Tibetan nomads from the high mountains. They settled as a permanent community  and some moved in. In more and more mud houses,  Bedouin tents are hand-woven and the original number is rapidly decreasing  .

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desert tent
desert tent

Beit al-Sha’ar,  also known as the  Bedouin tent, the dwelling of the Bedouin  or Bedouins, an Arab Bedouin group. It is located in the desert regions  of North Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, Iraq and the Levant.

Beit al-Shar is a gray tent. The rectangular canvas is not tall,  living in one family per tent, and one side of the tent can be opened. It is an area for sitting  , drinking tea, and receiving guests called a boudoir. It is suitable for a desert environment  because it uses a few wooden poles  and is covered with goat hair. The cloth is woven by the women within the family,  making it easier to unwrap and carry. But the increasing number of poles and poles and  the quality of the woven fabric  represents the wealth, rule  and social status of the  tent owner’s family as well

Today, many Bedouin  abandoned nomadic culture fly to live in  a modern city but there are a number of tribesmen of the traditional culture is  still preserved  , but they do not migrate as constantly  as before. Due to drought and deficiency the  rapidly growing population clustered together. It is a large group of tents. and developing traditions of  camel riding and desert camping. It is a popular tourist activity  . 

Teepee  or Tipi or Tepee is a traditional tent  is the most popular. This cone tent has a structure. Simple abandoned building assembled  with animal skins and wooden pegs  (modern TP would use canvas  instead of leather) but durable and warm in winter. Cool in summer and easy to dry during heavy rains, it is therefore suitable as a dwelling  of the tribes that migrated to the Bo  from time to time such as the indigenous peoples  of the Great Plains and Prairies   of central North America,  also known as the Amerindians (Native Americans) themselves.

Easily removable Easy to move Air can be quickly   reassembled  at the top of the tent  so smoke can still be evaded currently in use 

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desert tent
desert tent

for ceremonial purposes 

The Wigwam  , Wickiup, or Wetu is a semi-permanent tent dome  , very small,  that seems  to be the home of the tribe. It was native to East America  (the indigenous people of the eastern Americas) in the past

The wigwam is not designed to be  dismantled and  moved to new areas like  other small tents but has the advantage that it can be built  easy to use with a variety of materials with a wooden structure as the foundation and then use other materials such as grass, bark, matting, reeds or canvas. Native American tribes too  , but with different forms of creativity and use. Completely different tasks 

Lavvu  The temporary residence of the  Sami people in northern Scandinavia  covers most of the country. Northern Norway  , Sweden, Finland and Murmansk Oblast in Russia  .

Laffo has a similar design. Native Americans tipi It is a conical tent built  with wooden poles wrapped in animal skins. They can be disassembled but they are different. It is smaller in height, wider and has different  bundling details  , which provides stability in the crowd. Northern Plains Force

Besides Luffy, the Sami people also have temporary residences. Another type of more permanent occasion, called Goahti, is made from the trunks of young trees. Many gather in a tent. Then they waved mud or grass and leaves taken from the  surrounding area to disguise it  as well

Topik  is a traditional tea tent. Made from the skins of bearded seals or caribou , the Inuit, one of the Eskimo tribes  , were used for their earthly dwellings. Summer soil or areas  not in the ice sea It is a detachable portable tent. For travel and has a service life of many years

Did the Inuit have to kill the sea lions? 5-10 big seals to build 1 tupic if a man goes hunting. Participants will bring a small TuPic made of  5 seals, while a family TuPic will be made  of 10 or more seals.

In autumn weather  as the evening warmed, the Inui would relocate to  Ban Hin Khammak (qamma  q) and use the Tupic as a roof. In the winter, the Inui people would  move to live in  an ice dome igloo, built of compacted snow  After their igloo dissolved, they moved back to live  in Topic.

Tupics are traditionally important  but are rarely used in modern times. Tents are used by Eskimos today. A painting called  Tupikhaq

Ger (Ger)  is a Mongolian (Mongolian  ) language that means home, or is also called. Turkish tents are tents with a round base with roofs. Low cone shape can be disassembled without  using nails to move  easily, it was previously used as housing. From various nomadic groups  several groups in the Marj al-Dawla region  pops from Central Asia (Eurasian steppe) before most of them came together. Mongolia

The lime structure consists of  woven   wood or bamboo walls,  door frames, and roof frames. But in large kers you may have to  have columns on the inside to support the balance. The wheel-like roof  is a complex structure. And the smartest among them. Traditional, because it can  bear the weight with the resistance  of the wall and roof structure,  and then covered with animal skins or cloth. Wool felt is used for family lime,  the disassembly time is only 3 hours.

So it is not surprising why  kers is still used in Mongolia today. This is the main residence of the people. Bedouin It is built with materials that are  more modern, such as tarpaulin and insulation, or it may bring good wood. Come to steam to be able to bend  this has a beautiful shape as desired.

Some families in Mongolia use  Gur Ho as a vacation home. Or some families create  on a wooden base, a stone base for lasting durability. It can be used to live for ten  years in one place

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